Khalil Gibran

(January 6, 1883 – April 10, 1931 / Bsharri)

A Lover's Call Xxvii - Poem by Khalil Gibran

Where are you, my beloved? Are you in that little
Paradise, watering the flowers who look upon you
As infants look upon the breast of their mothers?
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Comments about A Lover's Call Xxvii by Khalil Gibran

  • Abhimanyu Kumar.s (12/2/2017 8:25:00 PM)

    This is too much of love for the word love. Outstanding (Report) Reply

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  • (11/21/2017 4:12:00 PM)

    Excelente poem. It is true. Father and mother need to know this. To let their children be, live (Report) Reply

  • Ash Adetayo (9/6/2017 2:40:00 AM)

    Sail your smile into the air; it will reach and enliven me! Breathe your fragrance into the air; it will sustain me, great lines (Report) Reply

  • (7/13/2017 4:59:00 PM)

    For my beloved far and yet so near. You are a dream. There is only you until death . Six long years I have waited now you are here every day every minute. You are my dream my heart and my beloved forever yours in dreams. (Report) Reply

  • Suresh Raavi (6/19/2017 6:41:00 AM)

    Khalil Gibran... You are the master (Report) Reply

  • Akachukwu Lekwauwa (4/21/2017 6:23:00 AM)

    I love Khalil works but this simply unbelievable! I love the mockery in the top stanzas. As the poem unfolded words assumed angelic form. Khalil rocks (Report) Reply

  • Subhas Chandra Chakra (4/29/2016 4:34:00 AM)

    That kiss was introduction to a great sigh,
    Like the Almighty's breath that turned earth into man.

    That sigh led my way into the spiritual world,
    Announcing the glory of my soul; and there
    It shall perpetuate until again we meet.

    I remember when you kissed me and kissed me,
    With tears coursing your cheeks, and you said,
    Earthly bodies must often separate for earthly purpose,
    And must live apart impelled by worldly intent.

    But the spirit remains joined safely in the hands of
    Love, until death arrives and takes joined souls to God.

    Marvellous..None on this planet can have greater excellence!
    (Report) Reply

  • Muhammad Imtiyaz (1/1/2016 10:09:00 AM)

    amazing lines....I am speechless.... (Report) Reply

  • Bharati Nayak (11/1/2015 7:40:00 PM)

    An awe inspiring poem.Words are not enough for praise. (Report) Reply

  • Charity Nduhiu (8/13/2015 12:52:00 AM)

    Wow! such a sweet poem. I cannot avoid reading again and again. Thank you Gibran. (Report) Reply

  • (7/6/2015 1:56:00 PM)

    Good-read. (Report) Reply

  • (11/18/2013 8:10:00 PM)

    a beautiful dedication to his loved one who has passed away...astonishing! (Report) Reply

  • (7/17/2013 12:59:00 PM)

    A great poem of gibran, the poet of great appeal. (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra (1/9/2013 3:49:00 AM)

    How little am I! true. good one. (Report) Reply

  • (8/14/2012 10:13:00 AM) it...thank u for writing such a wonderful poem. (Report) Reply

  • (6/22/2011 9:16:00 AM)

    i wish i could taste the sweetness of love, but from that festival of nectar, i'm an outcaste (Report) Reply

  • Sylva Portoian (5/26/2010 3:52:00 PM)

    Gibran has a Strong Soul
    That jetted from east to west
    And will continue to jet
    To clear many clouds in the Western skies
    In spite being not his mother’s tongue.

    How about if your read
    His verses of His mother’s langue…
    That will keep you sharing his soulfulness
    With Him in his phrases,
    That He filled amazingly long before
    He left the Eastern paradise.
    (Report) Reply

  • (1/21/2010 10:13:00 PM)

    Very Nice... I love it (Report) Reply

  • (11/18/2009 12:18:00 PM)

    this is the most warm-hearting poem i have ever read... it's honestly just a love letter. One of my favorite poems in my life time (Report) Reply

  • (10/14/2009 12:52:00 AM)

    such a sweet poem, full of longings....
    thank you my sweet love for letting me know about this beautiful poem, i think it was written by you to me...i love you so much...

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